EKITI TASK FORCE APPREHENDS MAN WHO THREATENS TO KILL FORESTRY GUARD.

By Niyi Gbenga.

The Ekiti State Anti Grazing Task Force Marshal has arrested one Tunde popularly called, “J Spanner” for allegedly threatening to kill forestry guards in Ekiti West Local Government.

The State Coordinator of the Agency, Mr. Sola Durodola told newsmen in Ado-Ekiti that one single barrel gun with six live cartridges were recovered from the suspect.

He alleged that Tunde had been terrorizing forestry guards working against illegal felling of trees in Ekiti West Council area.

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He stated that the forestry guards had complained to his office that their lives were at risk, which made him to lead other Marshals to the area where the man was apprehended.

Mr. Durodola used the forum to caution those engaging in illegal activities at government forestry reserves across the state to stop such act or face the full wrath of the law.

Published May 10, 2019